Period
to 20 February 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in North Yorkshire with a requirement for MCSA qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered over the 6 months to 20 February 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Microsoft Certified Solutions Associate (MCSA) formerly Microsoft Certified Systems Administrator
Yorkshire > North Yorkshire
6 months to
20 Feb 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 36 - -
Rank change year-on-year - - -
Contract jobs citing MCSA 2 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in North Yorkshire 0.62% - -
As % of the Qualifications category 4.00% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
North Yorkshire median daily rate - - -
Yorkshire median daily rate £275 £650 £400
% change year-on-year -57.69% +62.50% +5.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
North Yorkshire median hourly rate £16.50 - -
Yorkshire median hourly rate £15.30 £11.52 -
% change year-on-year +32.87% - -

MCSA is in the Academic Qualifications and Professional Certifications category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in North Yorkshire with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
North Yorkshire
Contract vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 50 50 56
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in North Yorkshire 15.48% 15.53% 17.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 36 42
North Yorkshire median daily rate £463 £318 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +45.67% -15.33% +19.52%
10th Percentile £154 £115 £283
90th Percentile £550 £456 £475
Yorkshire median daily rate £438 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +9.38% - +3.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 4 0
North Yorkshire median hourly rate £14.85 £13.91 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +6.80% - -
Yorkshire median hourly rate £15.30 £16.18 £15.50
% change year-on-year -5.44% +4.39% -

MCSA
Job Vacancy Trend in North Yorkshire

Job postings citing MCSA as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in North Yorkshire.

Job vacancy trend for MCSA in North Yorkshire

MCSA
Contract Job Locations in North Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing MCSA within the North Yorkshire region over the 6 months to 20 February 2019. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Middlesbrough - 1 - -
Skipton - 1 - -
MCSA
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 20 February 2019, IT contractor jobs citing MCSA also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the North Yorkshire region with a requirement for MCSA.

1 2 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
2 1 (50.00%) MCSE
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (50.00%) Java
2 1 (50.00%) SQL
2 1 (50.00%) .NET
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (50.00%) MCP
2 1 (50.00%) Patch Management
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server
2 1 (50.00%) VMware NSX
2 1 (50.00%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 1 (50.00%) Migration
2 1 (50.00%) VMware
2 1 (50.00%) Smartphone
2 1 (50.00%) Release Management
2 1 (50.00%) SCCM
2 1 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (50.00%) Windows 7
2 1 (50.00%) vSphere
2 1 (50.00%) VMware ESXi
2 1 (50.00%) Change Control
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server 2012

MCSA
Co-occurring IT Skills in North Yorkshire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server 2012
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) 3rd Line Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) IT Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Server Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) VMware Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (50.00%) Windows 7
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Change Control
1 1 (50.00%) Infrastructure Engineering
1 1 (50.00%) Migration
1 1 (50.00%) Patch Management
1 1 (50.00%) Release Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) Java
1 1 (50.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (50.00%) MCP
2 1 (50.00%) MCSE
System Software
1 2 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (50.00%) VMware ESXi
2 1 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (50.00%) VMware NSX
2 1 (50.00%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (50.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (50.00%) VMware